Meetings, conferences and exhibits
on the themes of architecture,
design, economics and building
Programme of events
For this edition Cersaie offers an extremely rich cultural programme: "building, dwelling, thinking" conferences, exhibits, technical seminars, special events.
Felipe Assadi, Dominique Jakob and Brendan MacFarlane, Anupama Kundoo, Emilio Ambasz are only a number of the protagonists.
Dominique Jakob and Brendan MacFarlane, from the architecture firm of the same name, will be guests of the cultural program "Building, Dwelling, Thinking" with a conference to be held at the Galleria dell'Architettura on
In May 2019, Jakob + MacFarlane, Paris founded in Paris in 1992, won two projects in the international architecture competition "Reinventing Cities", launched in 2017 by C40, the global metropolis network set up for tackling climate change: Living Landscape in Reykjavik and Odyssée Pleyel in Saint Denis.
Alberto Ferlenga and Giovanni Chiaramonte
On Friday 27 September, at the Galleria dell'Architettura, there will be a dialogue between Alberto Ferlenga and Giovanni Chiaramonte on the San Cataldo Cemetery (Modena) created by Aldo Rossi, Pritzker Prize in 1990.
The event is part of the cultural program "Building, Dwelling, Thinking" of Cersaie 2019 and concludes the "Spazi Sacri" photography workshop started in late May in collaboration with CasabellaFormazione.
Felipe Assadi, renowned Chilean architect awarded with the Young Promotion Award in 1999, will be among the protagonist of the cultural programme Building, Dwelling, Thinking.
The integration in the landscape and the use of inexpensive, easy to be found and to be transported materials are the common thread in all his projects, completed in the United States and Latin America.
Casa H, Casa La Roya, Casa Cipolla are only a few examples on how Felipe Assadi has been able to perfectly combine design and materials with environment and surrounding landscape.
Special North America
CERSAIE YOUNG DISTRIBUTOR PROGRAM
This new initiative aims to bring a new generation of North American importers and distributors to Cersaie: selected participants will be invited to join a delegation of North American architecture and design trade and media on a trip to Bologna, Italy.
Applications are due on July 15, 2019. Up to three importers/distributors will be selected and notified on August 1. Interested applicants should fill out this submission form
Would you like to renovate your home or
On 26 and 27 September designers from leading Italian interior design magazines will offer free design advice to members of the public intending to purchase or renovate homes.
Daily conversations hosted by a number of
major Italian publishing houses.
The meetings between magazines directors
and leading figures from the world of architecture and design, will cover many different aspects of ceramic tiles and bathroom furnishings.
Would you like to be an in-demand professional capable of providing a high-quality and high-value service?
Come to Tiling Town, a training space where you can become a master tile layer and learn to install tiles of all sizes, including large formats, in the widest range of situations.
Ceramics and bathroom furnishings top products together in an ironic and enjoyable exhibit which will surprise you thanks to its original format.
Because Cersaie is not only business and education but also entertainment and a place for experimentation and avant-garde design.
Bologna Design Week
From 23 to 28 September design invades the historic center of Bologna with more than 200 events dedicated to the promotion of Design culture in the Emilia-Romagna region.
This year, BDW presents Bologna Wunderkammern: a heritage to discover through showrooms, art galleries and extraordinary openings of the city's most secret places.